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There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim by train, car, bus or rideshare

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Train  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hildesheim Hbf Ice

$65 - $95

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Hildesheim 196 miles

$18 - $23

3 alternative options

Train, drive  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Göttingen Ice / ...
  2. Drive from Göttingen to Hildesheim

$27 - $90

Bus  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Hildesheim 007

$18 - $30

Drive  •  2h 46m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim 198.3 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim is to rideshare which costs 15€ - 20€ and takes 3h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim is to train which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 2h 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Hildesheim. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 50m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Hildesheim Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 22m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Hildesheim is 243 km. The road distance is 317.2 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim without a car is to train which takes 2h 22m and costs 55€ - 85€.

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The train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hildesheim Hbf takes 2h 22m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim is to train which takes 2h 22m and costs 55€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 15€ - 27€ and takes 4h 50m.

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  • Distance: 151.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 22m

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Hildesheim, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim every 4 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 2h 22m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 4h 50m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hildesheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Hildesheim
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Hildesheim
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Hildesheim station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Hildesheim Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim is 317 km. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Hildesheim.

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There are 186+ hotels available in Hildesheim. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Frankfurt am Main and Hildesheim. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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